Identity Anecdotes: Translation and Media Culture

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SAGE, 2006. júl. 7. - 250 oldal
How is identity produced in global ?textual environments? What forms of narrative generate solidarity in a world in which globalization and trans-nationality can often appear to be a "fait accompli"? This brilliant, coruscating book, written by one of the most formidable and original thinkers in Cultural Studies, examines questions of nationality, identity, the use of anecdote to build solidarity and the role of institutions in shaping culture. Ranging across many fields, including film and media, gender, nationality, globalization and popular culture, it provides a mind-clearing exercise in recognizing what culture is, and how it works, today. Illustrated with a fund of relevant and insightful examples, it addresses the central questions in cultural studies today: identity, post-identity, the uses of narrative and textual analysis, the industrial organization of solidarity and the opportunities and dilemmas of globalization. Penetrating, arresting and inimitable, the book is a major contribution to the field of Cultural Studies. It will be of interest to students of Cultural Studies, Media, Film and Cultural Sociology.

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Rhetoric and Nationality
and Public Memory
Translation in Cultural Theory
and Subjectivity
Deleuze and Guattari
Institutionally Speaking
The Scully Protocol The truth is out there
Ignorance Poverty and the Past
Uncle Billy Tina Turner and Me

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Meaghan Morris is Professor and Chair of the department of cultural studies at Lingnan University, Hong Kong.

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